The Real Wild West: The 101 Ranch and the Creation of the American West

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Macmillan, Jul 17, 2000 - History - 672 pages
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"The Real Wild West" tells the story of 101 Ranch, which created one of the most exciting, influential traveling rodeo shows ever to tour the country. Featuring countless cowboys and cowgirls, including such Western legends as Buffalo Bill, Geronimo and Bill Picket, it was only a matter of time before the show caught the glittering eye of Hollywood. Three 16-page inserts, one in color.

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THE REAL WILD WEST: The 101 Ranch and the Creation of the Ameircan West

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A wild and woolly history of a cowpoke mecca. Missouri-born writer Wallis (Way Down Yonder in the Indian Nation, 1993, etc.) has spent the better part of his prolific career explaining Oklahoma to the ... Read full review

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After fighting for the Confederacy in the Civil War, George Washington Miller left his native Kentucky and, like many other Southerners, set out West. Building a new fortune by bringing up herds of ... Read full review

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About the author (2000)

Michael Wallis the award-winning author of Route 66: The Mother Road, and several other books, and the co-author of Mankiller: A Chief and Her People. He lives in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and Sante Fe, New Mexico.

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